BBH appoints Ogilvy’s Chee Yan Yi as APAC general manager | M&M Global

BBH appoints Ogilvy’s Chee Yan Yi as APAC general manager

Publicis Groupe-owned BBH has appointed long-serving Ogilvy & Mather boss Chee Yan Yi as its new general manager for Asia Pacific.

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Yan Yi has spent over 20 years with Ogilvy in locations such as Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam and Singapore. She most recently held the role of managing partner, running Ogilvy’s SingTel.

She replaces Frances Great, who is moving to a transferring to a role with BBH in the US. Yan Yi will join the ad agency on 2 March and report to John Hatfield.

“Yan Yi has a wonderful combination of regional and local client experience, with a strong track record and agency operations, culture and talent development,” said Hadfield.

“She’s a perfect for our current needs as a business. We are very excited to welcome her to BBH and know that she will be a success here.”

Yan Yi added: “I am very excited to have been given this opportunity to join BBH in a role that not only focuses on managing clients but also allows thoughtful time for people, process and being future fit.

“BBH Asia Pacific has a great portfolio of clients doing some great work and I am honoured to be part of shaping the agency’s continued growth and success.”

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